Definition of decorousness:
Synonyms for decorousness:
- elegance (part of speech: noun)
- fashion (part of speech: noun)
For he lacked the capacity for making friends, and repelled rather than attracted by a studiously impressive demeanor, a painful decorousness, and an unbending dignity, which was, of course, no true dignity at all, but merely a bad imitation of it.- "American Men of Action", Burton E. Stevenson.
- "The Dark Flower", John Galsworthy.
- "The Slave Of The Lamp", Henry Seton Merriman.